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Two die in S. Africa football stadium crush

JOHANNESGURG: Two people were killed in a crush of football fans on Saturday at the South African stadium that hosted the 2010 World Cup final, police and officials said. The incident occurred at a pre-season local derby between Kaizer Chiefs and Orlando Pirates, the country's most popular teams, both from Soweto. "I can confirm the death of two people," police spokeswoman Lorraine van Emmerik, told AFP. She said several other people had also been injured when "a rolling mass of people were trying to get into the…